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Biloxi, Mississippi
May 7-11, 2017

2017 Medal Results

The National Veterans Golden Age Games is the premier senior adaptive rehabilitation program in the United States, and the only national multi-event sports and recreational seniors’ competition program designed to improve the quality of life for all older Veterans, including those with a wide range of abilities and disabilities. The VA Challenges and encourages senior Veterans to be proactive in embracing a healthier lifestyle.

The games are open to Veterans, ages 55 or older, who receive health care from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Downloads:

Online registration for the 2017 National Veterans Golden Age Games will open February 1, 2017 and run through March 1, 2017.

NVGAG Brochure

2017 NVGAG Event Schedule

2017 NVGAG Event Schedule (Black & White)

2017 NVGAG Medical Application

2017 NVGAG Rulebook

Video Spotlight

 

Online registration for the 2017 National Veterans Golden Age Games will open February 1, 2017 and run through March 1, 2017.

2017 NVAG Registration

2017 NVGAG Event Schedule

2017 NVGAG Event Schedule (Black & White)

2017 NVGAG Medical Application

2017 NVGAG Rulebook

2017 NVGAG RV Parks

2017 NVGAG General Information

Sponsorship and Expo Information:

We invite you to be a part of this exciting national event by becoming an individual or corporate/organizational sponsor. Committed volunteers through our local and national sponsorships are essential in providing a memorable experience for those Veterans participating in the Games. If you are unable to be in attendance, but would still like to contribute, you may make a financial or in-kind donation that will be acknowledged at the commensurate sponsorship level as identified in the 2017 NVGAG Sponsorship Packet.

The Expo:

The annual National Veterans Golden Age Games Health & Wellness Expo promotes our motto of “Fitness for Life” to approximately 800 senior American Veterans. The Expo enhances the athlete experience and provides you with an interactive opportunity to feature a sampling of various demonstrations, displays and products that can help our senior Veterans maintain their active lifestyles.

2017 NVGAG Expo Vendor Packet

For more information regarding 2017 NVGAG sponsorship opportunities and/or participation as a vendor in the Health & Wellness Expo, please contact Robert E. Davis, 2017 NVGAG Local Sponsorships/Expo Chair, at Robert.Davis854f4@va.gov or by phone at 228-523-5763.


If you are interested in learning more about the events, or to assist with preparations for the National Veterans Golden Games, follow the links below. The competitions will be conducted in accordance with the rules of the organizations listed here.

Sporting Events / Rules   Governing Body
AIR RIFLE  USA Shooting
BADMINTON USA Badminton
BASKETBALL
BOCCIA
(Visually Impaired)
USA Boccia
BOWLING
CYCLING USA Cycling
DISC GOLF (Blind) 
GOLF United States Golf Association
HORSESHOES 
NINE BALL Billiard Congress of America
PICKELBALL
POWERWALK United States Power Walk Association
RACQUETBALL (Exhibition)
ROWING (Exhibition)
SHUFFLEBOARD  National Shuffleboard Association
SWIMMING United States Masters Swimming, Inc.
TABLE TENNIS USA Table Tenni
TRACK & FIELD    USA Track & Field

For questions regarding the NVGAG, please contact
NVGAG National Staff.

 
 

Volunteers donating their time and talents are essential to the success of the National Veterans Golden Age Games. Several thousand opportunities will be available to help with everything from sporting events to hospitality services. Events will take place at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center and surrounding community venues. Opportunities will also available to assist at the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport and Biloxi hotels. Volunteers must be 14 years of age or older, unless accompanied by a parent or guardian for the entire duration of the volunteer shift.

Volunteer registration for the 2017 NVGAG will open this winter. Please continue to check this website for updates. We look forward to your support of our nation’s senior Veterans in Biloxi!

 

National Veterans
Golden Age Games

Future NVGAG
Events

2017
Biloxi, Mississippi
May 7-11, 2017

2018
Albuquerque, New Mexico
August 3 - 8, 2018

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